Players, support staff test Covid-19 positive ahead of BPL
Some of the players and support staff of franchisees have tested Covid-19 positive as the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) gears up for the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), slated to begin on Friday.
The BCB started Covid-19 testing yesterday as the players and the staff of the six franchises take the preparation to enter into the bio-bubble.
BCB chief physician Debashis Chowdhury said a few came back positive in the yesterday's test.
"We started the mandatory Covid-19 tests of the players and support staff of the BPL franchisees yesterday and we had got a few positive cases so far," Debashish told the reporters here today.
He however didn't reveal the name of players and support staff who tested positive.